Archive: 2016
Southern diabetic cyclist training with American team

from DRC Southland

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While most athletes watch what they eat, Southland cyclist Hamish Beadle takes it to the next level.

Swimmers something special

from DRC Southland

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A record number of more than 100 Special Olympic competitors, from seven schools in the lower South Island, turned out to show off their swimming skills at Splash Palace in...

One-handed inspiration chops up competition

from DRC Southland

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Competitive woodchopping is a tough sport, relying on strength, accuracy and style. Various styles were on show at this year’s Canterbury A&P Show in Christchurch, but none quite like Nick Fredriksen.

Rescued dog saves her owner's life again and again!

from DRC Southland

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Just like many dogs, when Maddy rests her head on her owner’s chest, she listens to his heart and to his breathing.

Palmerston North’s EASIE Living Centre awarded Centre of the Year

from EASIE Living

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Palmerston North’s EASIE Living and Demonstration Centre received its first accolade within a few months of opening.